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John Steinbeck
1902-1968 (Age at death: 66 approx.)

John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr. (February 27, 1902 - December 20, 1968) was an American writer. He wrote the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath (1939) and East of Eden (1952) and the novella Of Mice and Men (1937). He wrote a total of twenty-seven books, including sixteen novels, six non-fiction books and five collections of short stories. In 1962, Steinbeck received the Nobel Prize for Literature.

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..we do not take a trip; a trip takes us. ...a journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.
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John Steinbeck

And fear the time when the strikes stop while the great owners live - for every little beaten strike is proof that the step is being taken.
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It would be absurd if we did not understand both angels and devils, since we invented them.
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John Steinbeck

Kino awakened in the near dark.

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John Steinbeck

Unless a reviewer has the courage to give you unqualified praise, I say ignore the bastard.
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